Travel

  • The Children of Granada

    I fell in love with the children of Granada. They were so curious about us, the gringo mother and son…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Black Sand Beaches, Psychedelics and Prostitution

    Yah, Mon. After yet another long bus ride, 7 hours, we arrived in a sandy village called Puerto Viejo on…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • The Majestic Beach and it’s Seedy Underbelly

    We were robbed. Today we decided to continue with the surf theme, give Miro an opportunity to practice surfing without…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Holler Monkeys Scream, Bats Fly, Moms Cook and Little Boys Surf

    After a few days in San Jose, we were ready to discover the real Costa Rica. We took a bus…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • A Trip Into a Misty Cloud Forest

    Magic Revealed Returning from our 1st visit to an active volcano. Poas was magical, as if we were IN a…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Big City, Big Life

    Weighted down by heavy backpacks, fresh off our flight, exhausted and excited we finally find ourselves in Costa Rica, the…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • I don’t wanna go, I don’t wanna go back!

    Kicking and screaming, dragging my heels, stomping my feet. “I don’t want to go back to LA, I don’t want…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Feathers and Dice

    Our last night Back in Cancun, with the realization our mini-adventure, our “test-trip”, our jaunt around Mexico and Belize was…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Bumps in the Road and Many Giggles

    The island was used by the Mayan people as a sanctuary dedicated to Ixchel, the goddess of love and fertility.…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • 120 Stairs and a Mono Loco

    Cobá Ruins & the Monkey Sanctuary Punta Laguna Reserve Today Miro and I set out for a double-adventure-day. Our first…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Living in the flow

    The cycle continues We headed back to Cancun to stay with our couchsurfing hosts, Eric and Manolo. They are a…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • A “Pick Up” and a Go

    We set out early in the morning, reversing our journey. Water taxi crossing, bus terminal in Belize City, then bus…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Doppelgangers and Mail Order Brides

    We had arranged to meet up with Cyndi, who had left a couple of days earlier, back in Caye Caulker…

    by Lainie Liberti